August 7, 2012
Meily Nakamura, Kina Nail, Tokyo, Japan
August 1, 2012
Summer break is over and after a week of studying and YouTubing myself silly, I am focused and ready to knock these last few weeks out. I have four weeks and six pedicures left, so my
August 1, 2012
The FingerNailFixer Holly Schippers shows you how to reduce your finish filing time on gels by using your brush, instead of your file to sculpt the nail.
July 18, 2012
Chelsea Baart, Chelsea's Nails, Victoria, BC, Canada
So sorry to miss last week’s blog everyone! With the 4th taking out two days of our class time that week and then getting a new computer that I had zero clue how to use, I
July 15, 2012
CND educator ambassador Marilyn Olemma Garcia of Caguas, Puerto Rico shows how with pre-made — and wild-styled — acrylic sculpts and pieces of fabric, she can create fun, funky, and artistic nails.
July 12, 2012
There was no school this week because of summer break. I felt 50/50 about this break because on one hand it delays graduation a week, but on the other hand a few of my classmates have
July 2, 2012
This week on Monday we had a lady come in to demo a gel brand Gelousy. She was very new to doing demos so her speaking was a bit shaky but the product was pretty cool.
June 28, 2012
Are you looking for the right nail products to start your career? We've compiled this handy list of convenient kits to help you get started off on the right foot.
June 27, 2012
Melinda Hunter, Nails by Melinda, West Jordan, Utah
Denise Groves, Melaties Day Spa, Grantsville, Utah
June 27, 2012
Vicki Peters shows how to overlay a tip with clear and pink acrylic.
June 25, 2012
This week we learned about gel nails, overlays and extension. The only bad part is that it is new to all of us — including the teacher. LOL. So we learned it together. For the last
June 19, 2012
Have you ever had one those days where everything seems to go wrong? I recently had one of those days and let me tell you it was no fun.The day began normal as usual, practicing acrylic
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